The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Sussex region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 144 153 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 20.78% 24.44% 19.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.65% 25.80% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 118 40
Median daily rate £400 £371 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.88% +18.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
665 593 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.96% 94.73% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 414 212
Median daily rate £400 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 32
Median hourly rate £45.00 £13.23 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.26% -17.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £17.00 £28.76
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Sussex region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing -4 41 £450 +16.88% 5
Gatwick +1 29 £407 -4.23% 1
Crawley -3 20 £388 +10.71% 7
East Grinstead +1 11 £350 +16.66%
Burgess Hill - 4 £384 -
Horsham -3 3 £425 +11.84% 4
Chichester -4 2 - - 1
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 177 (53.80%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (44.07%) HTML
3 139 (42.25%) CSS
4 119 (36.17%) Java
5 93 (28.27%) C#
6 92 (27.96%) JavaScript
7 89 (27.05%) Scala
8 82 (24.92%) HTML5
9 81 (24.62%) REST
9 81 (24.62%) CSS3
10 79 (24.01%) Scrum
10 79 (24.01%) Ajax
11 76 (23.10%) SQL
12 72 (21.88%) SQL Server
13 71 (21.58%) Git (software)
14 70 (21.28%) Ruby
15 65 (19.76%) Python
16 63 (19.15%) .NET
17 62 (18.84%) JSON
18 61 (18.54%) Web Development
19 60 (18.24%) jQuery
19 60 (18.24%) Automated Testing
19 60 (18.24%) MVC
20 54 (16.41%) Web Design
20 54 (16.41%) Front End Development
21 53 (16.11%) User Experience
21 53 (16.11%) Responsive Web Design
21 53 (16.11%) HTTP
21 53 (16.11%) Subversion
22 51 (15.50%) Spring

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (8.51%) Confluence
2 18 (5.47%) CMS
3 7 (2.13%) Apache
4 6 (1.82%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.52%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.91%) Drupal
6 3 (0.91%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.91%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.61%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.61%) Documentum
7 2 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.61%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.30%) EPiServer CMS
8 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.30%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 18 (5.47%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.86%) Photoshop
3 10 (3.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 10 (3.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (3.04%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 8 (2.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (0.91%) SAP CRM
2 3 (0.91%) SAP PSCD
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.43%) Google Play
2 4 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.61%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (0.61%) GitHub
3 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (16.11%) HTTP
2 5 (1.52%) SNMP
3 2 (0.61%) CTI
3 2 (0.61%) Network Security
3 2 (0.61%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.30%) Internet
4 1 (0.30%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 44 (13.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (12.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (11.25%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (9.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 24 (7.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (6.99%) Relational Database
8 22 (6.69%) SQL Server 2014
9 13 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (3.04%) Big Data
10 10 (3.04%) BusinessObjects
10 10 (3.04%) Power BI
11 9 (2.74%) Hadoop
11 9 (2.74%) MongoDB
11 9 (2.74%) Oracle Database
12 8 (2.43%) Apache Hive
13 6 (1.82%) MySQL
13 6 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (1.22%) OLAP
15 3 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 71 (21.58%) Git (software)
2 53 (16.11%) Subversion
3 49 (14.89%) Jenkins
4 48 (14.59%) JUnit
5 30 (9.12%) JIRA
6 28 (8.51%) Selenium
7 20 (6.08%) Visual Studio
8 17 (5.17%) Cucumber
9 9 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (1.82%) Appium
10 6 (1.82%) Gradle
10 6 (1.82%) Hamcrest
10 6 (1.82%) Mockito
10 6 (1.82%) NUnit
10 6 (1.82%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.52%) Maven
12 4 (1.22%) Capybara
12 4 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
12 4 (1.22%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (5.78%) Finance
2 8 (2.43%) Law
3 3 (0.91%) Advertising
4 1 (0.30%) Back Office
4 1 (0.30%) Electronics
4 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (44.07%) HTML
2 139 (42.25%) CSS
3 82 (24.92%) HTML5
4 81 (24.62%) CSS3
4 81 (24.62%) REST
5 79 (24.01%) Ajax
6 63 (19.15%) .NET
7 62 (18.84%) JSON
8 60 (18.24%) jQuery
9 51 (15.50%) Spring
10 49 (14.89%) Play Framework
11 44 (13.37%) ASP.NET
12 43 (13.07%) AngularJS
13 39 (11.85%) Django
14 37 (11.25%) RESTful
15 36 (10.94%) Guice
16 35 (10.64%) Ruby on Rails
17 31 (9.42%) Web Services
18 26 (7.90%) Spring MVC
19 22 (6.69%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 53 (16.11%) User Experience
2 26 (7.90%) Mobile App
3 21 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.95%) Mathematics
5 12 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.65%) Animation
6 4 (1.22%) iPad
6 4 (1.22%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.22%) W3C
7 3 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.61%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.61%) PMI
8 2 (0.61%) Statistics
9 1 (0.30%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.30%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.30%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.30%) iPhone
9 1 (0.30%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (12.16%) Linux
2 16 (4.86%) Apple iOS
3 14 (4.26%) Unix
4 11 (3.34%) Mac OS X
5 10 (3.04%) Android
5 10 (3.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (53.80%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (24.01%) Scrum
3 61 (18.54%) Web Development
4 60 (18.24%) Automated Testing
4 60 (18.24%) MVC
5 54 (16.41%) Front End Development
5 54 (16.41%) Web Design
6 53 (16.11%) Responsive Web Design
7 48 (14.59%) Open Source
8 47 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (10.94%) TDD
10 30 (9.12%) BDD
10 30 (9.12%) Configuration Management
11 27 (8.21%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (6.69%) ETL
12 22 (6.69%) Mentoring
12 22 (6.69%) OWASP
13 20 (6.08%) OO
14 19 (5.78%) Kanban
14 19 (5.78%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 119 (36.17%) Java
2 93 (28.27%) C#
3 92 (27.96%) JavaScript
4 89 (27.05%) Scala
5 76 (23.10%) SQL
6 70 (21.28%) Ruby
7 65 (19.76%) Python
8 31 (9.42%) T-SQL
9 15 (4.56%) Apple Swift
9 15 (4.56%) Objective-C
10 8 (2.43%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.82%) Groovy
12 5 (1.52%) ABAP
12 5 (1.52%) C++
12 5 (1.52%) PHP
12 5 (1.52%) VBScript
13 3 (0.91%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.61%) C
14 2 (0.61%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (7.90%) Degree
2 13 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.65%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.82%) MCP
6 3 (0.91%) MCITP
7 2 (0.61%) MCTS
7 2 (0.61%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.61%) Data Quality
1 2 (0.61%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (1.22%) Docker
2 1 (0.30%) HDFS
2 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (1.52%) SCOM
2 4 (1.22%) Puppet
3 1 (0.30%) Oozie
Vendors
1 37 (11.25%) Google
2 27 (8.21%) Microsoft
3 26 (7.90%) Oracle
4 18 (5.47%) Cognos
5 13 (3.95%) Adobe
6 10 (3.04%) Apple
7 8 (2.43%) Tableau
8 6 (1.82%) ION Trading
9 5 (1.52%) EPiServer
9 5 (1.52%) Telerik
10 4 (1.22%) IBM
10 4 (1.22%) SAP
10 4 (1.22%) Talend
11 3 (0.91%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.61%) Blue Prism
12 2 (0.61%) Informatica
12 2 (0.61%) Xamarin
13 1 (0.30%) FatWire
13 1 (0.30%) Serena
13 1 (0.30%) Splunk